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Youth Blog – Identifying as LGBTQ in the Military

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13th February

Read about what it was like for one LGBTQ-identified person to serve in the U.S. Air Force.



Friendsgiving: How to Make it Work

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31st October

If you’re trying to plan a Friendsgiving celebration and aren’t sure where to start, here are some ideas for you and your chosen family!



Honoring Domestic Violence Awareness Month: Spotlight on FAB 400

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27th October

The FAB 400 project aims to interrupt the common narrative of intimate partner violence (IPV) as heterosexual.



Family Blog – Mother’s Day Q&A with IMPACT Staff

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12th May

With Mother’s Day just around the corner, we wanted to hear from the perspective of a couple of parents here on staff.



Youth Blog – 10 Facts You Didn’t Know About Chicago’s LGBTQ History (Part 2)

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27th October

Chicago is an important center of LGBTQ culture and history! Join us as we continue our blog series featuring Chicago’s Pride Events!



Youth Blog – 10 Facts You Didn’t Know About Chicago’s LGBTQ History (Part 1)

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20th October

Chicago is home to some big moments in LGBTQ history. Check out these surprising facts about LGBTQ history in the Windy City!



Getting the Most From Your HIV Doctor

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10th August

Let’s go through some of the next steps after receiving a positive HIV test – like finding a doctor, setting up an appointment, and asking the right questions.



Youth Blog—Ask an Expert: How Do I Know if I’m Gay?

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18th April

A lot of young people email us and ask: “How do I know if I’m gay?” Our Ask An Expert blog tackles how to think through these questions.



Start the Conversation

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3rd January

Keep yourself healthy through good communication. Now is the time to start the conversation.



Resiliency Among LGB Youth: Overcoming Victimization

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28th April

LGBTQA Chicago-area college students participated in this video to share their unique & insightful perspectives of a recent IMPACT study’s findings.






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